Start Sensei

This method starts the Sensei node. On success it will include a Set-Cookie header that contains your macaroon information. This can be used to start and login to your node using one request.


POST /v1/start


This request is unauthenticated but requires a valid passphrase.

Request Parameters

passphraseStringUsed to encrypt seed information on disk and as your password for logging into the web administration panel

Response Parameters

pubkeyStringYour node public key. This is often described as your node's id
macaroonStringHex encoded admin.macaroon file